On the Road to… Florida

Florida Antique Trail

Snowbirds, vacationers, dealers and antique lovers are making their way down south to Florida for what promises to be a full and active winter season of antiques and collectibles shows. With so many shows and activities on the calendar scheduled for January and February, lounging by the pool and soaking up the sun will be the last thing on your list!
Shows
West Palm Beach Antiques Festival
January 1-3
941-697-7475  –  www.wpbaf.com
South Florida Fair & Expo Center, 9067 Southern Blvd. West Palm Beach, Florida
The Venice Florida Antiques Show
January 2-3
239-877-2830  –  www.allmanpromotions.com
Venice Community Center, 326 S Nokomis Street. Venice, Florida
Gulf Coast Sarasota Antique Show
January 3
941-228-7758  –  www.facebook.com/Gulf Coast Sarasota Antique Show
Columbus Hall, 4880 Fruitville Road. Sarasota, Florida
47th Annual Suncoast Antique Bottle, Artifacts, Fossils & Collectibles Show
727-804-5957
January 8-9
Bradenton Area Convention Center, 1 Haben Blvd. Palmetto, Florida
Orlando International Paper & Postcard Expo
January 8-9
410-939-0999  –  www.marylmartin.com
Central Florida Fairgrounds, 4603 W. Colonial Drive. Orlando, Florida
The Sunshine City Antiques Show
January 8-10
239-877-2830  –  www.allmanpromotions.com
St Petersburg Historic Coliseum, 535 4th Ave North. St. Petersburg, Florida
24th Vero Beach Museum of Art Annual Antiques Show & Sale
January 8-10
www.verobeachmuseum.org
3001 Riverside Park Drive. Vero Beach, Florida
Downtown Main Street Association Antique Fair
January 9
863-519-0508  –  www.mainstreetbartowfl.com
Main Street Bartow. Bartow, Florida
Stuart Antique Show
January 9-10
941-697-7475  –  www.floridaantiqueshows.com
Martin County Fairgrounds, 2616 SE Dixie Hwy. Stuart, Florida
Sarasota Art & Antiques Show
January 14-17
708-366-2710  –  www.sarasotaartandantiques.com
Sarasota Municipal Auditorium, 801 N. Tamiami Trail. Sarasota, Florida
Renningers Antique Extravaganza
January 15-17
352-383-8393  –  www.renningers.net
20651 U.S. Highway 441. Mount Dora, Florida
Deland Antique Show
January 22-24
904-755-2586  – www.iantiqueonline.ning.com/events/deland-antique-show
Volusia County Fairgrounds, Tommy Lawrence Arena, 3150 E. New York Avenue. Deland, Florida
67th Pilot Club of Jacksonville Antiques Show & Charities
January 22-24
904-228-0746  –  www.facebook.com/PilotClubOfJacksonvilleFlorida
Jacksonville Fairgrounds, 510 Fairgrounds Place. Jacksonville, Florida
Sanlando Depression Glass Show
January 23-24
803-684-5685  –  850-673-9607  – www.facebook.com/events/sanford-florida/sanlando-depression-glass-show/
Sanford Civic Center, 401 E. Seminole Blvd. Sanford, Florida
The Original Miami Beach Antique Show
January 28-February 1
239-732-6642  –  www.miamibeachantiqueshow.com
Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Drive. Miami Beach, Florida
Vero Beach Extravaganza
January 29-31
941-697-7475  –  www.floridaantiqueshows.com
Indian River County Fairgrounds, 7955 58th Avenue. Vero Beach, Florida
54th Annual Antique Show and Sale
January 29-31
850-863-3901  –  www.facebook.com/Annual-Antique-Show-and-Sale
NWF Fairgrounds, 1958 Lewis Turner Blvd. Fort Walton Beach, Florida
The Punta Gorda Antiques Show
January 30-31
239-877-2830  –  www.allmanpromotions.com
Charlotte Harbor Events Center, 75 Taylor Street. Punta Gorda, Florida
Miami International Antique Toy, Doll & Collectibles Show
January 31
www.miamiantiquetoyshow.com
Ramada Inn Airport & Hotel, 5001 NW 36th Street. Miami, Florida
The West Palm Beach Antiques Festival
February 5-7
941-697-7475  –  www.wpbaf.com
So. Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Boulevard. West Palm Beach, Florida
Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show
February 10-16
561-822-5440  –  www.palmbeachshow.com
Palm Beach County Convention Center, 650 Okeechobee Boulevard. West Palm Beach, Florida
Renningers Antique Extravaganza
February 19-21
352-383-8393  –  www.renningers.net
20651 U.S. Highway 441. Mount Dora, Florida
Naples Art, Antique & Jewelry Show
February 19-23
561-822-5440  –  www.naplesshow.com
Naples Exhibition Center, At The Commons, 850 Goodlette-Frank Road. Naples, Florida
The Venice Florida Antiques Show
February 20-21
239-877-2830  –  www.allmanpromotions.com
Venice Community Center, 326 S Nokomis Street. Venice, Florida
51st Charity Antiques, Vintage & Collectibles
February 26-28
941-518-3216  –  www.manateeserviceclub.com
Bradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Blvd. Hosted by Service Club of Manatee County, Palmetto, Florida
 


Antiques & Collectibles Markets

Antique Fair Along Main Street
January 9
www.mainstreetbartowfl.com
Bartow, Florida
Antique Fair of Arcadia
4th Saturday of every month – January 24, February 28, 8am-3pm
www.arcadiaflantiques.com
Arcadia, Florida
Renningers Vintage Antique Center and Farmer’s & Flea Market
Open Every Weekend, Fri. 10am-4pm, Sat. & Sun. 9am-5pm
www.renningers.net
20651 US-441. Mount Dora, Florida
The Lincoln Road Outdoor Antique & Collectible Market of Miami Beach
January 10, 24, 31, February 14, 21, 28  –  8am-6pm
www.antiquecollectiblemarket.com
Lincoln Road (Lenox Ave. thru Michigan Ave.) Miami Beach, Florida
Antiquing Destinations Around the State
Central Florida:

  • Orlando’s Antique Row – Near downtown Orlando, a neighborhood with roughly 10 antiques shops along a city block of North Orange Avenue.
  • Mount Dora – Home to Renninger’s Vintage Antique Center and Farmer’s & Flea Market, and the Village Antique Mall with an eclectic collection of vendors.
  • Arcadia – Voted the best antiquing town in all of Florida by Florida Monthly Magazine. This Central West Florida town boasts more than 20 antique shops in a four block radius and a sizable antique fair on the fourth Saturday of every month.

Southeast Florida:

  • West Palm Beach – Visit Antique Row, considered the “antique design center” of Florida. A charming district with over 40 antique shops, all within walking distance.
  • St. Petersburg – Wander about St. Petersburg’s Grand Central District to find an array of antiques and collectibles shops scattered along Central Avenue.
  • Miami – The Miami Design District is a neighborhood north of Midtown in Miami, Florida. The Design District is home to over 130 art galleries, showrooms, creative services, stores, antiques dealers, eateries and bars.

West Florida:

  • Pensacola – On West Navy Avenue between Westerly Heights and Edgewater is Pensacola’s Antiques Row.

Northern Florida:

  • Tallahassee – The lovely old Florida city that is the state capital is also a great stop for antiquing, with a proliferation of malls and free standing shops
  • Micanopy – Antique shops line the town’s oak-shaded streets in this sleepy North Florida town.
  • Gainesville – Many Floridians consider this neck of the woods to be the top antique shopping in the state.

https://journalofantiques.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/JOURNA1.pdf

On the Road to… Florida